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ERIC Number: EJ679117
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0300-4430
Screening and Surveillance for Autism Spectrum Disorder in Research and Practice.
Charman, Tony
Early Child Development and Care, v173 n4 p363-74 Aug 2003
Asserts that although no instrument has proved sufficiently robust to recommend universal screening, screening instruments for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) can play an important role. Discusses the clinical issues raised in screening for a developmental disorder, including risk status, management advice, and availability of services. Asserts that a by-product of screening is improvement in training and knowledge of health practitioners about early ASD signs. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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